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2022 Acura MDX vs. 2021 Audi Q7

2022 Acura MDX vs. 2021 Audi Q7
2022 Acura MDX


2021 Audi Q7
$46,900 MSRP*

Starting Price

$54,950 MSRP

Available Package Options

3.5L V6


2.0L four-cylinder
10-speed automatic


8-speed automatic
19 mpg city / 26 mpg hwy**

Fuel Economy

19 mpg city/23 mpg hwy

When looking for your next luxury SUV in greater Red Bank, you need a ride that can elevate your performance and offer top safety features. You may have narrowed your search to options like the 2022 Acura MDX and the 2021 Audi Q7, but which delivers a well-rounded drive at a price you’ll love. See which comes out on top when you compare the Acura MDX vs. Audi Q7, then shop our inventory for your next ride at Acura of Ocean today!

Acura MDX vs. Audi Q7: Starting Prices 

Right from the start, Freehold customers will appreciate the competitive pricing of the MDX lineup. The base 2022 Acura MDX packages starts at $46,900 MSRP* while you’ll have to stretch your budget to accommodate the $54,800 MSRP of the Audi Q7. You’ll also have more options with the MDX as it offers four distinct luxury packages and only three available Audi Q7 configurations. 

Acura MDX vs. Audi Q7: Performance Specs

Looking at the Acura MDX vs. Audi Q7 trims in terms of performance, the MDX swiftly takes the lead over its competitor thanks to its stronger engine and transmission pairing which not only delivers more powerful specs but also a higher fuel economy on Freehold roads. This way you can enjoy an extra boost to your drive with fewer stops to your next destination. See the base engines of the MDX and Audi Q7 below: 

2022 Acura MDX FWD Standard Package:

  • 3.5L V6 engine
  • 290 hp
  • 267 lb-ft of torque
  • 10-speed automatic transmission
  • 19 mpg city / 26 mpg hwy**

2021 Audi Q7 Premium Package:

  • 2.0L four-cylinder engine 
  • 248 hp 
  • 273 lb-ft of torque
  • 19 mpg city / 23 mpg hwy
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

Acura MDX vs. Audi Q7: Safety Features

When you compare the MDX vs. Q7 in terms of safety features, you’ll have sufficient upgrades in each crossover, but only the Acura MDX includes the AcuraWatch™ which has more driver-assist technology. This suit rounds out your Freehold commute with more visibility, alertness, and control to keep you protected at all times. See the different safety features offered between the Acura MDX vs. Audi Q7 below: 

2022 Acura MDX FWD Standard Package:

  • Lane Keeping Assist System
  • Forward Collision Warning System
  • Lane Departure Warning System
  • Auto High-Beam Headlights
  • Next-Generation Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) body structure
  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™ 
  • Road Departure Mitigation System
  • Adaptive Cruise Control with Low-Speed Follow
  • LED Daytime Running Lights
  • Front Side Airbags
  • Side Curtain Airbags with Rollover Sensor
  • Driver’s Knee Airbag
  • Advanced Front Airbags

2021 Audi Q7 Premium Package:

  • Power central locking system 
  • Audi pre sense® front
  • Audi pre sense® basic 
  • Electronic Stability Control

Find a New Acura MDX for Sale at Acura of Ocean

Once you’ve had the chance to look over our 2022 Acura MDX vs. Audi Q7 comparison, experience the difference on Asbury Park roads with your very own Acura crossover SUV. Bring home a new Acura MDX for sale from Acura of Ocean and save on your favorite configuration when you shop our rotating national offers and incentives. You can speak with our sales team who can answer your questions or check out more helpful Acura comparisons. Contact us today for more details on the MDX vs. Q7 and to schedule a test drive in Ocean!


*Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. Destination & Handling charge for sedans (excluding PMC Edition) and SUVs (excluding PMC Edition) is $1,025.00. Destination & Handling charge for PMC Edition models and NSX is $1,995.00. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.

**Based on 2021 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid only) and other factors.

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